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Chase Headley on choosing the Yankees, his back and third base

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Earlier this morning, Chase Headley signed a four-year, $52 Million deal with the New York Yankees and it seems to be the norm when a player signs a deal, they have a conference call later in the afternoon. So Chase Headley spoke about why he chose to play for the Yankees, the health of his ...

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Yankees still not favorites in Mid-December World Series odds

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The last time Bovada released their World Series odds, the Yankees weren't the favorites to win the 2015 Fall Classic. Fast-forward to mid-December and not much has changed. They now have the same odds of winning the World Series as their crosstown rival The New York Mets--and that's not a good thing. What is surprising is ...

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Hot Stove: Chase Headley signs four-year, $52 Million deal with Yankees

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Ladies and Gentlemen, the Yankees are banking on Chase Headley. According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, Chase Headley and the New York Yankees have decided on a four-year deal, $52 Million deal which would take him to the 2018 season. “He was a tremendous acquisition in the second half,” Cashman said last night while on NBC ...

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Hot Stove: Brian Cashman says Max Scherzer’s price is “too high” for Yankees

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If you were hoping for Max Scherzer to don pinstripes for the New York Yankees, you might be a little disappointed because as of right now, Yankees GM Brian Cashman isn't interested in paying $200 Million for the former Cy Young's services. When asked by NBC's Bruce Beck about Scherzer, Cashman said, “I think that’s a ...

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Mariano Rivera suggests Dellin Betances for the closer role

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When the Yankees let David Robertson go to the Chicago White Sox via free agency, it became evident they were going to need a new closer. Manager Joe Girardi said he wasn't going to put labels on the closer role until Spring Training, but ex-Yankee Mariano Rivera has an idea on who could take over the ...

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A week in review: Gregorius, Headley, Lester, McCarthy, Noonan, Robertson, Scherzer and Suzuki

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This week was the Winter Meetings and while the Yankees didn't make much noise, the American League East got tougher with the multiple moves the Red Sox made in trading for Rick Porcello and Wade Miley. In related Yankees moves, two of their former players signed to different ball clubs, there's a rumor their third basemen last ...

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Yankees should give the homegrown players a chance

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When the Yankees won the 2009 World Series, it seemed like they were on top of the world and nothing could bring them down. When the Yankees made the postseason in 2010, 2011 and 2012, it seemed like the Yankees just had to add a few pieces here and there in order to make the ...

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Hot Stove: Cashman failed to trade for players on the move

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  Before the Winter Meetings began, I speculated the Yankees would make one move by the time the four days in San Diego were up. Instead, the Yankees let David Robertson go to the Chicago White Sox and Brandon McCarthy go to the Los Angeles Dodgers without making either one of them an offer. It turns out, ...

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